Moms are the most powerful advocates in our community. We know that by bringing attention to the problem, we can help create better solutions for our community and decrease the incidence of child abuse here.
Child Abuse in San Antonio:
- Bexar County had 5,846 confirmed cases of child abuse, the second highest in Texas after Harris
- There were 10 child fatalities resulting from child abuse and neglect in Bexar County
- 1 out of 10 abused children make an outcry, which means there are many more children being abused than reported
ChildSafe is the only child advocacy center in Bexar County. Their mission is to restore hope and healing through expert treatment to children and their families who have been traumatized by abuse.
Look for more information to come how you can specifically get involved!
- Twitter: Hashtag #cardboardkidssa
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChildSafe